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AO DELTAKOM Oil are stored in crude oil storage facilities in Saint Petersburg commercial
sea port, Novorossiysk port, Vladivostok port, primorsk port, Russian port of Nakhodka
and the company has become one of the largest privately-owned crude oil storage
facilities in the nation. AO DELTAKOM operates fifty underground caverns that have
a total storage capacity of 85 million barrels.
The man-made AO DELTAKOM storage caverns are cylindrically-shaped, vertical spaces
that were hollowed out from a vast underground salt formation. While salt dome storage
is not an unfamiliar technology, AO DELTAKOM Salt Dome facility one of the repository
in the world continuously receiving and distributing crude oil. The Oil is pumped
into the caverns where it displaces brine, which is sent to an above ground brine
storage reservoir and eventually reused in the storage and distribution process.
The large capacity of the caverns allow customers to load large volumes of crude
oil at one time and make deliveries from refineries through pipeline that meet their
customers specific needs, freeing up valuable storage capacity at their refineries